Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Acapulco Nights 4/27/16, Studebaker Hawk

Brand new mix from Studebaker Hawk dropping afrohouse records. First new mix in a long time. Gonna add new mixes around once a month.


Emmanuel Jal - Kuar (Olof Dreijer remix)
Kiko Navarro feat. Amor - Isao
Bosq feat. Nicole Willis - Bad For Me
Chuck Brown - Berro E Sombarro (Shotgun edit)
Martin Solveig - Tiger Drums
Dennis Ferrer - Funu (Cameroun guitar dub)
Zeb - Afrodisco (Infraghandi & Cameleon selecta mix)
Awa Band - Bababatteur (Quantic French mix)
Sister Pearl - Bang The Drum (Jose Marquez remix)
Ana Tijoux - Shock (Captain Planet remix)
Quantic & Alice Russell With The Combo Bárbaro - I'd Cry

Monday, February 8, 2016

Acapulco Nights Guest James Reeno

Producer James Reeno out of NYC, drops a new mix on Acapulco Nights. Tune in for synth and boogie flavor. You can check out James' tracks and more mixes at


Galaxians - Ducket$z
Parkway Rhythm - Working Girl (dub)
Jex Opolis - Dze
Reeno - Funkulation
Reeno - Eternal Wisdom
Social Lovers - Cosmic Love
David Mitchell - Magic Spell
Bell Boys - Sweat the Detail
Sven Atterton - Seventh Heaven
Sven Atterton & L33 - Sunrise
Turqoise Summers - Phase Shiftin
Synthesiz - Serious Funk
Midnight Runners - Drive into the Night
Quadrant 77 - The Burden of Civilization is Upon Us
East Liberty Quarters - The 206
Sasac - Doris
Benadek - SaturdayJam
Loose Shus - Ladies
Social Lovers - Enjoy the Ride
ELQ - Worlds Away
Brian Ellis - Flipped
Jex Opolis - Birds & Morning Rain
Parkway Rhythm - Midnight Special
Tensnake - I need your lovin' (dub)
Reeno (Featuring Gwen Mann) - Chicago (on my mind)
Reeno & JLA - $ex & Money

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Acapulco Nights 12/30/15, Guest John Clements/Plastic Fantastic

The Plastic Fantastic man himself, Mr. John Clements out of Oslo, Norway, drops a new mix on Acapulco Nights.


Fine - A Day In The Sun
Plastic Fantastic - Beyond The Horizon
Leon Lowman - Bumpin’ On Sunset
Land Of Light - Flares
Cos / Mes - Slow Jam #2
Appo - Why Can’t We Live Together (Appo’s Balearic edit)
Colin Willsher - Beneath The Waves
No Logo - Vibrafone
D*Note - Love Is Wise
Al-Pha X - Finally Free (Pathaan Space mix)
Jonny Nash - Phantom Actors
Salt Tank - Sargasso Sea
Franck Orff - Beautiful Thoughts (The Call ep)

Check out the jams from their new EP.

Monday, December 7, 2015

Acapulco Nights 12/4/15, Interview with Marlysse Simmons and Rei Alvarez of Bio Ritmo

This week, we're celebrating the release of the new 7" from Peace & Rhythm, Bio Ritmo - Oriza. The salsa band from Richmond, VA, takes a cumbia spin on the classic, with a remix by Whiskey Barons on the B side. Studebaker Hawk sits down with Bio Ritmo's pianist Marlysse Simmons and singer Rei Alvarez. To find out more about the band check out and to purchase the record, head to Lovers of latin music, get ready for one the best bands on the scene today!


Los Terrificos - La Mordida
Bio Ritmo - Oriza
The Spam Allstars - Charanga E-350
Bio Ritmo - Bionic Boogaloo
Bio Ritmo - Motocilengua
Afrosound - Banana De Queso
Bio Ritmo - Atrevete
Brownout - Olvidalo
Guito y Su Conjunto - El Rumbon
Soft Rocks - Paco Bell
Bio Ritmo - La Verdad
Bio Ritmo - Seguirás Criticando
The Quantic Soul Orchestra - Melodious Wayfarer (Soul Montuno)
Grupo 2000 - Denisth
Meridian Brothers - El Gran Pájaro de los Andes
Grupo Los Yoyi - Paco La Calle
Ikebe Shakedown - Cover Your Tracks
Budos Band - Up From the South
Afrosound - Pa' Ti Mami
Quantic - Enyere Cumbara
Bio Ritmo - Se Les Olvidó
Orquesta El Macabeo - No Se Cuando Llegue
Orquesta El Macabeo - Fulana
George Danquah - Just For A Moment
Hélio Matheus - Mais Kriola
Nickodemus - Nights of Balaur
The Quantic Soul Orchestra - Tropidelico (Occidental)
Bio Ritmo - La Vía

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Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Acapulco Nights 1120/15, Memorial Tribute to Allen Toussaint

This week, we celebrate, the late, Allen Toussaint. The American singer, pianist, song writer, producer, and record label owner, past away on November 10, after a show in Madrid, Spain. He was influential in the creation of New Orleans soul and funk, and a major voice in American music. In addition to his fame as a solo artist, he wrote for, produced, and played with, many other artists, the likes of Dr. John, Labelle, Paul McCartney, The Meters and Neville Brothers, Elvis Costello, etc. Studebaker Hawk plays some of his favorites from Toussaint's discography. In hour two he gets into some of the records Toussaint played on for other artists. In January, to remember Toussaint on what would have been his 78th birthday, we'll do a show focussing on the artists Toussaint wrote for and produced.

Allen Toussaint - Either
Allen Toussaint - Chokin' Kind
Allen Toussaint - Viva La Money
Allen Toussaint - Goin' Down
Allen Toussaint - Yes We Can Can
Allen Toussaint - Louie
Allen Toussaint - Last Train
Allen Toussaint - Sweet Touch Of Love
Allen Toussaint - Worldwide
Allen Toussaint - On Your Way Down
Allen Toussaint - Gone To Far
Allen Toussaint - Everything I Do Gonna Be Funky
Allen Toussaint - Working In The Coalmine
Allen Toussaint - What Is Success
Allen Toussaint - Country John
Allen Toussaint - You Will Not Lose
Allen Toussaint - Night People
Allen Toussaint - Out Of The City (Into Country Life)

Playlist for hour 2

Allen Toussaint - Get Out of My Life, Woman
Allen Toussaint - St. James Infirmary
Dr. John - (Everybody Wanna Get Rich) Rite Away
Frankie Miller - A Fool
The Band - Life Is a Carnival
LaBelle - Are You Lonely?
Dr. John - Right Place Wrong Time
LaBelle - Lady Marmalade
Dr. John - Let's Make A Better World
Wings - Rock Show
LaBelle - Messin With My Mind
Dr. John - Quitters Never Win
Patti Labelle - Release (scratchandsniff re-rub)
Allen Toussaint - From A Whisper To A Scream
Allen Toussaint - Southern Nights

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Saturday, October 17, 2015

Acapulco Nights 10/16/15, Interview with Jonathan Goldman of Spanglish Fly

This week, we're celebrating the release of the, long awaited, first full length LP for New York City, Boogaloo revival, group Spanglish Fly. Band leader Jonathan Goldman talks to Studebaker Hawk about how the album came together, and working with greats like Harvey Averne, Izzy Sanabria, and Adrian Quesada. To find out more about the band and/or purchase the album on LP, CD, or digital download, head to After the interview, Studebaker spins salsa and cumbia.


Shokazoba - Ordinary People
Spanglish Fly - Mira Ven Aca
Azteca - A Night In Nazca
The Quantic Soul Orchestra - Melodious Wayfarer (Soul Montuno)
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme
Spanglish Fly - Bump (And Let It Slide)
Roger Morris - Knock It
Spanglish Fly - 42 (El Cuarenta y Dos)
El Michels Affair - Easy Access
Orquesta Cubana De Música Moderna - Vehicle
Bronx River Parkway - Song For Ray
Ayetoro - Revenge Of The Flying Monkeys
The Budos Band - Mas O Menos
Spanglish Fly - Martian Boogaloo
Spanglish Fly - Esta Tierra
Jesus Pagan y Conjunto Barrio - Salsa Pal Bailador
Willy Chirino - Cornelio
Latin Brothers - El Hijo Del Guaguanco
Fruko Y Sus Tesos - El Son Del Carangano
Bio Ritmo - Orgullo
Ola Fresca - La Mano Del Rumbero
Armando Hernandez con el Combo Caribe - Que Dificil Fue Olvidarte
Conjunto Barroco - A Colombia
Grupo Fantasma featuring Larry Harlow - Naci De La Rumba Y Guaguanco

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Sunday, September 27, 2015

Acapulco Nights 9/25/15, Studebaker Hawk and guest Hemingway

Hour 1 this week, Studebaker Hawk mixes house and nu disco. For hour two, we have a guest mix from Toronto, Canada DJ and producer Hemingway. He goes balearic for a beautiful kiss goodnight, end of the night mix. This Saturday, October 3, Studebaker is heading to Toronto to spin at Harlem Underground, 745 Queen St. West. Check out the event page on Facebook Saturday Night Boogie with Studebaker Hawk

Playlist for hour 1

Olin & Co. Processing - Oslo
Marino Berardi - Do You Want To Dance With Me
Richard From Milwaukee - Free Love (an Eric 'Dunks' Duncan mix)
Reverso 68 - Well Healed
Reverend Bloo - Masturbation Session
Marius - Disco Magnifique
Dimitri From Paris - Dimitri's Love Train

Playlist for hour 2

Hemingway - Ocean Hues (Feat. Chris Evans)
Fantastic Man - Birds of Paradise
Savant - Indifference
Yoshinori Sunahara - Balance
Yellow Magic Orchestra - Seoul Music
Liquid Liquid - Lock Groove (Out)
Shintaro Sakamoto - Like An Obligation
Unlimited Buffet - Perm
Famks - Labirinto (Extended Nick The Record version)
Banda Black Rio - Vidigal
Bacao Suave - Laventille Road March
Braintax - Rational Geographics
Gang Starr - Just To Get A Rep (Hemingway Bootlegged Mix)
Ben Sun - Seven Sisters
Visions of Panorama - Patches (Jex Opolis Remix)
András & Oscar - Looking Back (Tornado Wallace dub)
Dego & The 2000 Black Family - Find A Way

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